Sam Howell
  • Overall Rank:60

Sam Howell

  • Position: QB
  • School: UNC
  • Year: Jr.
  • Height: 6'1"
  • Weight: 225
  • 40-Time: TBD
  • Vertical: TBD
  • Broad: TBD
  • 3-Cone: TBD
  • 225 Bench: TBD

Scouting Report

Third in league history with 92 career passing TDs and the most ever by a player in three or fewer seasons • Ranks fifth in touchdowns responsible for (111), eighth in total offense (11,291), fifth in passing yards (10,283), second in passing yards per game (277.9) and second in passing efficiency (164.2).

2021 – Junior Season
Started 12 games at quarterback • All-ACC Honorable Mention • One of three Power 5 quarterbacks to throw for 20+ touchdowns and rush for 10+ touchdowns • Ranks ninth nationally with 323.6 yards of total offense par game • Placed third nationally among FBS quarterbacks with 828 rushing yards • Became just the third QB in the playoff era with five games with 300 passing yards and five games with 100 rushing yards in a season • Finished 17 of 32 for 208 yards with a career-high three interceptions against Virginia Tech • He is the second UNC QB to ever compile 300+ passing yards and 100+ rushing yards in a game against Georgia State • The other was Marquise Williams against Notre Dame in 2014 • Also joined Williams as the only QBs to pass for three and rush for two scores in a game (Williams vs. Baylor in 2015 Russell Athletic Bowl)